X: Jesus is stripped of His garments

X: Jesus is stripped of His garments

We adore You, O Christ, and we praise You.
Because, by Your holy cross, You have redeemed the world.

Meditation
Consider how Jesus was violently stripped of His clothes by His executioners. The inner garments adhered to his lacerated flesh and the soldiers tore them off so roughly that the skin came with them. Have pity for your Savior so cruelly treated. My innocent Jesus, by the torment You suffered in being stripped of Your garments, help me to strip myself of all attachment for the things of earth that I may place all my love in You who are so worthy of my love.

Prayer
I love You, Jesus, my love; I repent of ever having offended You. Never let me separate myself from You again. Grant that I may love You always; and then do with me as You will.

Our Father, Hail Mary, Glory be

Holy Mother, pierce me through
In my heart each wound renew
Of my Savior crucified.